American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Informal A refrigerator.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To move rapidly; frisk or dance about.
- To rub; fray.
GNU Webster's 1913
- v. obsolete To rub; to fray.
- n. a refrigerator in which the coolant is pumped around by an electric motor
- Abbreviation of refrigerator (Wiktionary)
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“A whole cheesecake in the fridge is a dangerous thing.”
“On the fridge is a piece of paper with the meals we decided in advance we'd like to make in the right-hand column, with the shopping list for those meals on the left-hand side.”
“Of course, my fridge is an analogy for the rest of my life.”
“Near the top of every economic cycle I reach into what I call my fridge and medicine chest stocks, all of which have been thrown away because no one wants dowdy old Procter or General Mills or Colgate when things are booming.”
“Transfer to a bowl, cover with parchment, and let cool in fridge, at least 1 1/2 hours.”
“I'm completely guilty of the "European" method of shopping - I'm perfectly content to run out for bits and pieces of the evening meal each day, picking up produce that's fresh and bright (provided I'm lucky enough to be there shortly after stocking) and arriving home only to find that there was an extra whatever lurking in the fridge from the big shopping the weekend before.”
“Not unless your fridge is being powered by the mold that's growing on the food you let go south ...”
“You'll find out that even your old fridge is not that bad.”
“Just as any movie with Indiana Jones escaping atomic annihilation in a fridge is inherently awesome?”
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